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  • Falcon Edge scoops $300 Mn from Abu Dhabi & UAE for its India-focused VC fund

    US-based global alternative asset manager Falcon Edge on Tuesday raised a $300 million for its India-focused fund called Alpha Wave Incubation (AWI)

  • Shuttl – Office commutation app raises INR 24 Cr funding from Japan’s Sojitz

    The Gurugram, Haryana, India-based office commutation app Shuttl on Tuesday (18 Feb) raised INR 23.87 Cr in a Series C funding round from Sojitz Corporation

  • Blume Ventures – India’s VC raises $102 Mn in Fund III to back early-stage startups

    Indian early-stage focussed venture capital firm Blume Ventures closes its Blume Ventures Fund III at $102 million to invest in early-stage startups.

  • Whatfix Raises $32 Mn funding from Sequoia Capital India

    California-headquartered Whatfix, a digital adoption platform (DAS) today raised $32 million in a Series C funding round led by Sequoia Capital India

  • Zvesta, proptech company raises $5.5 Mn from Hindustan Media Ventures Ltd

    Zvesta, Proptech Company based in Gurugram has raised USD 5.5 million from Hindustan Media Ventures Limited.

  • Unacademy scoops $110 Mn funding from General Atlantic & Facebook

    Bengaluru-based edtech startup Unacademy today raised $110 million in a series E round led by US-based General Atlantic and social media behemoth Facebook

  • Onsitego – Mumbai-based company raises $19 Mn from Zodius

    Mumbai-based Onsitego that offers extended warranty and device protection services to consumer durables raised $19 million in a Series B round led by Zodius

  • Genius Corner – Noida-based edtech startup raises $250K from Singapore-based angel investors

    The Noida, India-based edtech startup Genius Corner announced today that it has raised $250K funding from a few Singapore-based angel investors

  • HempStreet – Delhi’s Cannabis-based Ayurveda medicare provider raises $1 Mn

    Delhi-based, cannabis-based Ayurveda medicare provider HempStreet on Wednesday (12 February) raised $1 million in a Pre-Series round…

  • Simsim – India’s social commerce startup raises $8 Mn from Shunwei & Accel

    Online social commerce startup Simsim said Thursday it has raised USD 8 million in its Series B round led by Shunwei Capital and Accel